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  • Columbia, MD 21046

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November 26th, 2018 For This Holiday Season, Share a few tips on how to use background music to help your loved one with Alzheimer’s

Four Tips on How to Use Background Music with Alzheimer’s PatientsFor This Holiday Season, Share a few tips on how to use background music to help your loved one with Alzheimer’s“Music has charms to soothe a savage breast,”...

November 13th, 2018 November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in Howard County! (Go Purple)

November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in Howard County!   “Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures”, an annual report released by the Alzheimer's Association®, reveals the burden of Alzheimer's and dementia...

October 15th, 2018 Celebrating our 2018 Regional Caregivers of the Year

Each year, it is our honor to celebrate the best of the best Caregivers, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Home Health Aides (HHAs), throughout the BrightStar Care organization through our Caregiver of the Year program. Our Regional...

September 26th, 2018 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Howard County

Howard County BrightStar Care Team Supported the 2018 Alzheimer's WalkOn Saturday, September 22nd, our BrightStar Care Team supported our county’s ALZ Walk and we helped sponsor the event.

September 10th, 2018 Balance and Fall Prevention & What Seniors Should Know – The Do’s and Don’ts

Senior Balance and Fall Prevention in Howard CountyBalance and Fall Prevention & What Seniors Should Know – The Do’s and Don’ts   Physical therapy programs in Howard County focus on improving patient wellness, and...

August 14th, 2018 Senior Centers and Services in Howard County

Helping Howard County Seniors Stay Active   In Howard County, people 65 and older make up more than 13 percent of our population.  There are many activities for seniors to participate in, and many local resources and support programs...

July 2nd, 2018 Virtual Dementia Tour July 18th in Ellicott City

DO I KNOW YOU? WALKING IN THE SHOES OF THOSE WITH DEMENTIA DO I KNOW YOU?The Virtual Dementia Tour helps us understand what it is like to have dementia and how people cope with it. Source: Second Wind Dreams® It’s a common joke we often...

June 25th, 2018 How to Help Howard County Seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease to Be Safe at Home

Using Signs at Home Can Help Howard County Seniors with Alzheimer’s DiseaseChange is inevitable for those with Alzheimer’s and their families. People with Alzheimer’s are able to read until the late stages, so placing signs with...

June 15th, 2018 Alzheimer's Night at Camden Yards is June 29, 2018

Support the Greater Maryland Alzheimer’s Association’s Fundraising Event at Camden Yards!   The Baltimore Orioles and the Greater Maryland Alzheimer’s Association are holding a fundraiser in recognition of Alzheimer&rsquo...

May 31st, 2018 Virtual Dementia Tour June 13th in Ellicott City

Join BrightStar Care of Howard County for Do I Know You? - A Virtual Dementia Tour The Virtual Dementia Tour helps us understand what it is like to have dementia and how people cope with it. > DATE: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 > TIME: 6pm...

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